Daily Archives: September 28, 2015

Ukraine | Poroshenko prepares US militaries for war against Russia

Instructors from the United States will begin to train Ukrainian special forces in November. It is reported by Ukrainian edition “European truth”, known for its support of the Maidan. http://www.pravda.com.ua/rus/news/2015/09/27/7082754/
The source of information was the statement of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, made after arriving in New York for the UN General Assembly. “We have agreed that since November preparation of Ukrainian special forces, army special forces begins at last, they will be trained by the best American instructors”, – said Poroshenko. He added that to date foreign military instructors have trained Ukrainian division of the National Guard.
Poroshenko explained the agreements with the US and their interest to them next way: “It interchange, mutual aid. This is not only interesting for Ukrainians – to learn from the American partners, how to fight. It is interesting to Americans – to learn how to beat Russia.”

Germany | Internationales Literaturfestival Odessa

Ein Kommentar von Susann Witt-Stahl

Die Peter-Weiss-Stiftung für Kunst und Politik wirbt für das Internationale Literaturfestival Odessa (ILO). Die Idee für die Veranstaltung, die vom 1. bis 4. Oktober stattfindet, sei in einem Gespräch des Stiftungsvorstands mit dem ukrainischen Schriftsteller Andrej Kurkow entwickelt worden, ist in einer Pressemitteilung zu lesen. Als Referenz werden berühmte Literaten aus der Stadt am Schwarzen Meer angeführt – u.a. die beiden sowjetischen Prawda-Satiriker Ilja Ilf und Jewgeni Petrow.

Ukraine | Ukrainian Defense Ministry forced Ukrainian journalists to lie

Former press secretary of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine Oleksiy Dmitrashkovsky decided to tell the truth about the military censorship in the country. September 16, he was dismissed from the Ministry of Defense and the General Staff, received no cash payments. Thereafter partner of Ukrainian militaries’ lie became a fighter for the truth.
In an interview for Hromadske TV created with American money Dmitrashkovsky described how he was lying according to the instructions of Ukrainian military leadership and expressed regret that he had to do it. He noted that the military lied to the Ukrainians of combat deaths in the war in the Donbas and of Ilovaisk. In August 2014 the Ukrainian army suffered a crushing defeat at Ilovaisk and Amvrosievka by militia of Donetsk republic. The defeat was so heavy that the Ukrainian side still can not believe that the militia of Donbas acted by itself and accuses Russia. Meanwhile, according to Dmitrashkovsky, Ilovaisk disaster – is the result of negligence of Ukrainian military command.
Dmitrashkovsky’s revelation serves as a serious warning to those journalists who are building their reviews of the situation in Ukraine, relying on media loyal to Kiev.

UK | Nasa scientists find evidence of flowing water on Mars

Liquid water runs down canyons and crater walls over the summer months on Mars, according to researchers who say the discovery raises the chances of being home to some form of life.